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The last full week of the year, and decade, came with relatively few developments. We started off with some sad news, as we learned psychedelic pioneer and spiritual teacher Ram Dass, born Richard Alpert, died at 88. His work lives on in the hearts and minds of the many people he touched. For further information on Ram Dass’ life and teachings, follow this link . The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced hemp farmers in more than 20 states will be able to apply for crop insurance under a pilot program next year, and later approved several sets of regulations presented by states and Native American tribes. If you want to receive this news recap in your email inbox every week, please subscribe to https://tinyletter.com/javierhasse On the markets front, shares of Aurora Cannabis Inc (NYSE: ACB ) went on a bit of a roller coaster as Chief Corporate Officer Cam Battley left the company. Later in the week, rumors about Coca-Cola Co (NYSE: KO ) planning to enter the CBD beverages market emerged — and were quickly shut down by Coke.